CANCELED: Endangered Missing Person Alert: Jodi Biser Article Image

CANCELED: Endangered Missing Person Alert: Jodi Biser

Jodi does have a brother who resides in Bayfield County
Flags Ordered To Half-Staff Honoring Former President George H. W. Bush Article Image

Flags Ordered To Half-Staff Honoring Former President George H. W. Bush

Flags to be flown at half-staff beginning immediately and ending at sunset on December 30, 2018.
Adult Smoking Hits A New Low In Wisconsin Article Image

Adult Smoking Hits A New Low In Wisconsin

Work is still needed to reduce tobacco use among some groups
November 30, 2018, Is Meth Awareness Day Article Image

November 30, 2018, Is Meth Awareness Day

“Our goal is to encourage people to talk to their children and family members about the risks and dangers of meth use and to get involved" -- Sheriff Douglas Mrotek
Hockey Happenings: Tournaments Are Back In Town! Article Image

Hockey Happenings: Tournaments Are Back In Town!

The tournament kicks off at 8:00am on Saturday at The Spooner Civic Center with Spooner/Cumberland versus Amery. There is no charge to attend these tournament games!
Kwik Trip Recalls Parfaits Over Undeclared Presence Of Nuts Article Image

Kwik Trip Recalls Parfaits Over Undeclared Presence Of Nuts

Products were sold at Kwik Trip convenience stores in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa (Kwik Star) with a sell by date on or before 12/6/2018.
Washburn County Highway Dept. Awarded $156,309 For Disaster Reimbursement Article Image

Washburn County Highway Dept. Awarded $156,309 For Disaster Reimbursement

Municipalities in Washburn County and around the Northwest Region sustained torrential rains from the July 11/12th, 2016 storm.
Spooner Health Receives 2018 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award Article Image

Spooner Health Receives 2018 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award

Spooner Health Receives 2018 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award® for Achieving and Sustaining Excellence in Employee Engagement
ICAA’s Supportive Services For Veteran Families Program Donates Turkeys To Local Veterans Article Image

ICAA’s Supportive Services For Veteran Families Program Donates Turkeys To Local Veterans

"These men and woman are the 1% that had the courage to serve their country and not all homeless and at risk veterans are just single men."
Northwest Passage Celebrates 40 Years of Hope & Healing Article Image

Northwest Passage Celebrates 40 Years of Hope & Healing

Reward Doubled to $5,000 for Missing Dog 'Ranger' Article Image

Reward Doubled to $5,000 for Missing Dog 'Ranger'

Sign Up To Be A Bell-Ringer In Washburn County Article Image

Sign Up To Be A Bell-Ringer In Washburn County

We are once again approaching the Christmas Season which means that it is also Red Kettle bell ringing season.
Washburn County Sheriff's Office Welcomes Two New Deputies Article Image
Funeral Arrangements Set For Victims of Chippewa Co. Hit-and-Run Crash Article Image

Funeral Arrangements Set For Victims of Chippewa Co. Hit-and-Run Crash

Funeral arrangements are now set for Jayna Kelley, 9; Autumn Helgeson, 10; Haylee Hickle, 10, and Sara Jo Schneider, 32
Shell Lake Arts Center Hosted 2018 Middle School Honors Band Article Image
Spooner Health Invite You to Remember Loved Ones at Love Light Tree Ceremony Article Image

Spooner Health Invite You to Remember Loved Ones at Love Light Tree Ceremony

Volunteer Partners of Spooner Health Invite You to Remember Loved Ones at the 28th Annual Love Light Tree Ceremony
Is Your House Ready for the Holidays? If Not, Rent a Carpet Machine! Article Image
Wisconsin State Public Defender Announces 2018 Award Recipients Article Image

Wisconsin State Public Defender Announces 2018 Award Recipients

Representative Joan Ballweg, Running Rebels, & Attorney Matthew Kirkpatrick to Receive SPD Board Awards Regional Office Administrator Leslie Patrow & the SPD’s La Crosse Region to Receive Agency Awards
Spooner Health Donates Over 300 Pounds of Food to ICAA and Washburn County Food Pantry Article Image
Weekly Northwest Region Construction Update Article Image

Weekly Northwest Region Construction Update

Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Clark, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Pepin, Pierce, Polk, Rusk, Sawyer, St. Croix, Taylor, Trempealeau and Washburn counties
Justice Department Announces Launch of New Hate Crimes Website Article Image

Justice Department Announces Launch of New Hate Crimes Website

Justice Department Releases Update on Hate Crimes Prosecutions and Announces Launch of New Hate Crimes Website